Curriculum - MS in Nursing, concentration in Nurse Administrator

Students who focus on Nurse Administrator will complete 32 credit hours and can choose to pursue the program either full-time or part-time.

Sample Full-Time Program of Study

Fall

  • NUR 501 Theoretical Models for Advanced Nursing Practice with Rural Populations
  • NUR 502 Issues in Community Health for Rural Populations
  • NUR 503 Informatics in Healthcare - Students study the ethical management of data, information, knowledge, and technology to communicate and deliver safe quality healthcare within and across various healthcare settings. One thing that they do is evaluate real-world clinical guideline or care pathway levels based on the Level of Evidence Hierarchy Pyramid on an interactive pyramid.
  • NUR 522 Human Relations Management

Spring

  • CHS 520 Basic Epidemiology
  • NUR 527 Evidence Based Practice Roles and Processes: Nurse Administrator
  • NUR 537 Administrative/Executive Practicum I
  • NUR 581 Research and Statistics for Health Professionals

Summer

  • NUR 538 Administrative/Executive Practicum II
  • NUR 580 Fiscal Resource Management

Thesis (optional)

  • NUR 599 Thesis Project

Sample Part-Time Program of Study

Fall I

  • NUR 501 Theoretical Models for Advanced Nursing Practice with Rural Populations
  • NUR 503 Informatics in Healthcare - Students study the ethical management of data, information, knowledge, and technology to communicate and deliver safe quality healthcare within and across various healthcare settings. One thing that they do is evaluate real-world clinical guideline or care pathway levels based on the Level of Evidence Hierarchy Pyramid on an interactive pyramid.

Spring I

  • CHS 520 Basic Epidemiology
  • NUR 581 Research and Statistics for Health Professionals

Summer I

  • NUR 580 Fiscal Resource Management

Fall II

  • NUR 502 Issues in Community Health for Rural Populations
  • NUR 522 Human Relations Management

Spring II

  • NUR 527 Evidence Based Practice Roles and Processes: Nurse Administrator
  • NUR 537 Administrative/Executive Practicum I

Summer II

  • NUR 538 Administrative/Executive Practicum II

Thesis (optional)

  • NUR 599 Thesis Project

Please note that courses are subject to change.

This program requires a field placement component and it is the student's responsibility to secure a site for the field placement.